Markus Feufel

Professor, Technische Universität Berlin


Markus A. Feufel is a professor at the Technische Universität Berlin where he chairs the Ergonomics group and an associated research scientist at the Harding Center for Risk Literacy. Formerly he worked as a research scientist at the Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine at the Charité - University Medicine Berlin. His research focuses mainly on medical decision making based on uncertain evidence and/or uncertain goals. Main goal of his research is to identify the requirements for informed decision making in physicians and patients and to devise and evaluate appropriate intervention to support their implementation in education and training efforts

Research interests

  • Bounded Rationality
  • Transparent Communication and informed Decision Making
  • Influence of Technics on Thinking-and Decision Processes

Selected publications

Oehring, F., Feufel, M. A., & Mörike, F. (2023). Virtuelle Flurgespräche und Status-Updates: Zusammenarbeit in avatar-basierten Arbeitsumgebungen. Zeitschrift für Arbeitswissenschaft, 1-14.

Feufel, M. A., Keller, N., Kendel, F., & Spies, C. D. (2023). Boosting for insight and/or boosting for agency? How to maximize accurate test interpretation with natural frequencies. BMC Medical Education, 23(1), 1-10.

von Kalckreuth, N., & Feufel, M. A. (2023). Extending the Privacy Calculus to the mHealth Domain: A Survey Study on the Intention to Use mHealth Apps in Germany.

Schmieding, M. L., Kopka, M., Schmidt, K., Schulz-Niethammer, S., Balzer, F., & Feufel, M. A. (2022). Triage accuracy of symptom checker apps: 5-year follow-up evaluation. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 24(5), e31810.

Mörike, F., Spiehl, H. L., & Feufel, M. A. (2022). Workarounds in the shadow system: an ethnographic study of requirements for documentation and cooperation in a clinical advisory center. Human Factors, 00187208221087013.